Cell transport
Cell transport
Acid bath
Acid bath
Night glueing
Night glueing
Freshly glued
Freshly glued
Daily science coordination meeting
Daily science coordination meeting
Inside the VLT Control Room
Inside the VLT Control Room
New Technology Telescope
New Technology Telescope
Swiss T70 telescope, 1982
Swiss T70 telescope, 1982
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope control room
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope control room
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO's cook enjoying the new kitchen
ESO's cook enjoying the new kitchen
Inauguration at Santiago
Inauguration at Santiago
Reception at the Guesthouse
Reception at the Guesthouse
La Silla Hotel 1969
La Silla Hotel 1969
La Silla
La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
Aerial View of La Silla
The ESO 1.52-metre telescope
The ESO 1.52-metre telescope
Building the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Building the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Building La Silla Observatory
Building La Silla Observatory
Early model of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Early model of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The Vitacura Library
The Vitacura Library
Plate Scanner at CERN
Plate Scanner at CERN
Taking a break
Taking a break
Catherine Cesarsky and Philippe Busquin at Paranal
Catherine Cesarsky and Philippe Busquin at Paranal
Harry Van Der Laan at the Auxiliary Telescopes Contract Signature with AMOS
Harry Van Der Laan at the Auxiliary Telescopes Contract Signature with AMOS
The Paranal Foundation Ceremony
The Paranal Foundation Ceremony
Harry Van Der Laan at the Contract Signature with AMOS for the Auxiliary Telescopes
Harry Van Der Laan at the Contract Signature with AMOS for the Auxiliary Telescopes
The Sky Atlas Laboratory
The Sky Atlas Laboratory
Life at La Silla, in 1969
Life at La Silla, in 1969
The gray-step-wedge exposer for quality assurance of the film processing
The gray-step-wedge exposer for quality assurance of the film processing
Electronic workshop at La Silla
Electronic workshop at La Silla
The Chilicass instrument
The Chilicass instrument
VLT Site Testing
VLT Site Testing
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope under construction
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope under construction
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope under construction
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope under construction
VLT First Light
VLT First Light
ESO at Astrofestivalen
ESO at Astrofestivalen
Otto Heckmann in front of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope mirror
Otto Heckmann in front of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope mirror
Cooling liquid at La Silla
Cooling liquid at La Silla
The pre-assembled ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The pre-assembled ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope Mirror
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope Mirror
Bertil Lindbald, Director of the Stockholm Observatory
Bertil Lindbald, Director of the Stockholm Observatory